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  • 42 is not just a number : the odyssey of Jackie Robinson, American hero

    42 is not just a number : the odyssey of Jackie Robinson, American hero2017

    by Doreen Rappaport

    (564)

    Summary: An eye-opening look at the life and legacy of Jackie Robinson, the man who broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball and became an American hero.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B ROBINSON

    Location: Junior Biographies

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  • A-Rod [downloadable audiobook] / the many lives of Alex Rodriguez

    A-Rod / the many lives of Alex Rodriguez2009

    by Selena Roberts

    (390)

    Summary: In the first definitive biography of Alex Rodriguez, Roberts assembles the strands of a bizarre and extraordinary life: from his boyhood in New York and the Dominican Republic through his near-mythic...  more »

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  • Abby Wambach

    Abby Wambach2016

    by Esther Porter

    Series: Pebble Plus. Women In Sports

    (5)

    Summary: "Simple text and full-color photographs briefly describe the life of Abby Wambach and her career as a professional soccer player"-- Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WAMBACH

    Location: Junior Biographies

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  • Abby Wambach

    Abby Wambach2014

    by Jon M Fishman

    (5)

    Summary: Profiles the life and career accomplishments of the international soccer star, including her early life, college career at the University of Florida, and playing for the U.S. women's national team.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WAMBACH

    Location: Junior Biographies

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  • Abigail & John : portrait of a marriage

    Abigail & John : portrait of a marriage2009

    by Edith Belle Gelles

    (1,688)

    BOOK

    Call #: 973.44 GEL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Abigail Adams [downloadable audiobook]

    Abigail Adams2009

    by Woody Holton

    (2,128)

    Summary: Award-winning historian Woody Holton reveals that the perennially popular 'Founding Mother' has been woefully underestimated and that, although staunchly traditional in some areas, she was...  more »

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  • Abraham Lincoln

    Abraham Lincoln2015

    by AnnMarie Anderson

    (19)

    Summary: Provides a first person account of the life and accomplishments of Abraham Lincoln.

    BOOK

    Call #: J READER B LINCOLN

    Location: Junior Readers Biographies

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  • Abraham Lincoln [downloadable ebook]

    Abraham Lincoln2013

    (3)

    Summary: It may be little exaggeration to say that the figure of Abraham Lincoln embodies the American ideal more so than any other U.S. president. Although he came from humble beginnings and held several odd...  more »

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  • Abraham Lincoln's dueling words

    Abraham Lincoln's dueling words2018

    by Donna Janell Bowman

    (141)

    Summary: Abraham Lincoln was known for his sense of humor. But in 1842, early in his adult life, it nearly got him into trouble. He had to use his imagination to save his career -- and maybe even his life.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B LINCOLN

    Location: Junior Biographies

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  • Adolf Hitler

    Adolf Hitler2010

    by Sean Price

    Series: Wicked History

    (169)

    Summary: Describes Adolph Hitler's rise to power, his destruction of democracy in Germany, and the cold-blooded murder of more than eleven million people, including six million Jews.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WICKED

    Location: Junior Biographies

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  • Afterglow : a dog memoir

    Afterglow : a dog memoir2017

    by Eileen Myles

    (486)

    Summary: The author writes an account of her relationship with her pit bull Rosie. Starting from the emptiness following Rosie's death, the author launches a heartfelt and fabulist investigation into the true nature of the bond between pet and pet owner.

    BOOK

    Call #: 636.755 MYL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Agatha Christie : a mysterious life

    Agatha Christie : a mysterious life2018

    by Laura Thompson

    (2,142)

    Summary: It has been one hundred years since Agatha Christie wrote her first novel and created the formidable Hercule Poirot. A brilliant and award winning biographer, Laura Thompson now turns her sharp eye...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B CHRISTIE

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  • Agent 110 : an American spymaster and the German resistance in WWII

    Agent 110 : an American spymaster and the German resistance in WWII2017

    by Scott Miller

    (166)

    Summary: "Presents an account of how OSS spymaster Allen Dulles led a network of disenchanted Germans in a plot to assassinate Hitler and end World War II before the invasion of opportunistic Russian forces,"--NoveList.

    BOOK

    Call #: 940.5486 MIL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Alabama spitfire : the story of Harper Lee and To Kill a Mockingbird

    Alabama spitfire : the story of Harper Lee and To Kill a Mockingbird2018

    by Bethany Hegedus

    (434)

    Summary: The inspiring true story of Nelle Harper Lee, the girl who grew up to write To Kill a Mockingbird. Growing up in Monroeville, Alabama she wore overalls, went to the courtroom to watch her daddy try...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J B LEE

    Location: Junior Biographies

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  • Albert Einstein

    Albert Einstein2009

    by Kathleen Krull

    Series: Giants Of Science (Viking)

    (190)

    Summary: This biography profiles the life and times of German-born theoretical physicist Albert Einstein, whose contributions to the field earned him a Nobel Prize

    BOOK

    Call #: J B EINSTEIN

    Location: Junior Biographies

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  • Alex Morgan

    Alex Morgan2015

    by Illugi Jokulsson

    Series: World Soccer Legends

    (84)

    Summary: "Recounts the story of American soccer star Alex Morgan,one of the best female players in the world. The book tracks her success in helping to win the FIFA World Cup, a team gold medal in the 2012...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J B MORGAN

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Alexander Hamilton
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    Alexander Hamilton2004

    by Ron Chernow

    (148,126)

    Summary: Ron Chernow tells the story of a man who overcame all odds to shape, inspire, and scandalize the newborn America. Few figures in American history have been more hotly debated or more grossly...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B HAMILTON

    Location: Adult Biographies

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  • Alexander Hamilton : a plan for America

    Alexander Hamilton : a plan for America2018

    by Sarah Albee

    (45)

    Summary: Alexander Hamilton was one of America's founders. He was the first secretary of the treasury and George Washington's right-hand man. But he also made some dangerous enemies during his short yet dramatic life.

    BOOK

    Call #: J READER B HAMILTON

    Location: Junior Readers Biographies

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Alexander Hamilton [CD book]

    Alexander Hamilton2016

    by Ron Chernow (read by Scott Brick )

    Summary: Ron Chernow tells the story of a man who overcame all odds to shape, inspire, and scandalize the newborn America. Few figures in American history have been more hotly debated or more grossly...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK B HAMILTON

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  • Alexander Hamilton [eAudio]

    Alexander Hamilton2004

    by Ron Chernow

    Summary: Ron Chernow tells the story of a man who overcame all odds to shape, inspire, and scandalize the newborn America. Few figures in American history have been more hotly debated or more grossly...  more »

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  • Alexander Hamilton [eAudio]

    Alexander Hamilton2004

    by Ron Chernow

    (148,072)

    Summary: Ron Chernow tells the story of a man who overcame all odds to shape, inspire, and scandalize the newborn America. Few figures in American history have been more hotly debated or more grossly...  more »

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  • Alexander Hamilton [eBook]

    Alexander Hamilton

    by Ron Chernow

    (148,123)

    Summary: Ron Chernow tells the story of a man who overcame all odds to shape, inspire, and scandalize the newborn America. Few figures in American history have been more hotly debated or more grossly...  more »

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  • Alexander Hamilton : from orphan to founding father

    Alexander Hamilton : from orphan to founding father2017

    by Monica Kulling

    (99)

    Summary: Presents an introduction to the life and achievements of Alexander Hamilton, including his early years as an orphan in the West Indies, his role in the Revolutionary War and his contributions as America's first secretary of the treasury.

    BOOK

    Call #: J READER B HAMILTON

    Location: Junior Readers Biographies

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Alexander Hamilton, revolutionary

    Alexander Hamilton, revolutionary2017

    by Martha Brockenbrough

    (893)

    Summary: Born out of wedlock on a small island in the West Indies and orphaned as a teenager, Alexander Hamilton nonetheless rose to a position of power and influence in colonial America. His military career...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B HAMILTON YA

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  • Alexander Hamilton, revolutionary [eAudio]

    Alexander Hamilton, revolutionary2017

    by Martha Brockenbrough

    Summary: Born out of wedlock on a small island in the West Indies and orphaned as a teenager, Alexander Hamilton nonetheless rose to a position of power and influence in colonial America. His military career...  more »

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  • Alexander Hamilton, revolutionary [eBook]

    Alexander Hamilton, revolutionary2017

    by Martha Brockenbrough

    (893)

    Summary: Born out of wedlock on a small island in the West Indies and orphaned as a teenager, Alexander Hamilton nonetheless rose to a position of power and influence in colonial America. His military career...  more »

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  • Alexander Hamilton : the graphic history of an American founding father

    Alexander Hamilton : the graphic history of an American founding father2017

    by Jonathan Hennessey

    (570)

    Summary: This complete graphic novel-style biography presents the life and legacy of one of the most influential figures in United States history. Alexander Hamilton was on hand for the Revolutionary War, the...  more »

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    Call #: B HAMILTON

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  • Alexander Hamilton : the outsider

    Alexander Hamilton : the outsider2012

    by Jean Fritz

    (812)

    Summary: An acclaimed biographer writes the remarkable story of Alexander Hamilton, one of America's most influential and fascinating founding fathers, and his untimely death in a duel with Aaron Burr.

    BOOK

    Call #: J B HAMILTON

    Location: Junior Biographies

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Alexander the Great : master of the ancient world

    Alexander the Great : master of the ancient world2010

    by Doug Wilhelm

    Series: Wicked History

    (146)

    Summary: An engaging narrative about Alexander the Great who became king of Macedonia at age 20; commanded the best-trained fighting force in the ancient world; and carved a 12,000 mile-path across Asia,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WICKED

    Location: Junior Biographies

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  • Ali in Wonderland : and other tall tales

    Ali in Wonderland : and other tall tales2012

    by Alexandra Wentworth

    (4,494)

    Summary: Chelsea Handler meets Nora Ephron in this uproarious memoir from the acclaimed actress and comedian.

    BOOK

    Call #: B WENTWORTH

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  • All-American murder [CD book] : the rise and fall of Aaron Hernandez, the superstar whose life ended on murderers' row

    All-American murder : the rise and fall of Aaron Hernandez, the superstar whose life ended on murderers' row2018

    by James Patterson (read by Alex Abramovich )

    (9,537)

    Summary: Everyone thought they knew Aaron Hernandez. He was an NFL star who made the game of football look easy. Until he became the prime suspect in a gruesome murder. Rich with in-depth, on-the-ground...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 364.1523 PAT

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • All-American murder [eAudio] : the rise and fall of Aaron Hernandez, the superstar whose life ended on murderers' row

    All-American murder : the rise and fall of Aaron Hernandez, the superstar whose life ended on murderers' row2018

    by James Patterson

    (9,511)

    Summary: Everyone thought they knew Aaron Hernandez. He was an NFL star who made the game of football look easy. Until he became the prime suspect in a gruesome murder. Rich with in-depth, on-the-ground...  more »

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  • All-American murder [eBook] : the rise and fall of Aaron Hernandez, the superstar whose life ended on murderers' row

    All-American murder : the rise and fall of Aaron Hernandez, the superstar whose life ended on murderers' row2018

    by James Patterson

    Summary: Everyone thought they knew Aaron Hernandez. He was an NFL star who made the game of football look easy. Until he became the prime suspect in a gruesome murder. Rich with in-depth, on-the-ground...  more »

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  • All-American murder : the rise and fall of Aaron Hernandez, the superstar whose life ended on murderers' row

    All-American murder : the rise and fall of Aaron Hernandez, the superstar whose life ended on murderers' row2018

    by James Patterson

    (9,560)

    Summary: Everyone thought they knew Aaron Hernandez. He was an NFL star who made the game of football look easy. Until he became the prime suspect in a gruesome murder. Rich with in-depth, on-the-ground...  more »

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    Call #: 364.1523 PAT

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • All the gallant men : an American sailor's firsthand account of Pearl Harbor

    All the gallant men : an American sailor's firsthand account of Pearl Harbor2016

    by Donald Stratton

    (3,035)

    Summary: At 8:06 a.m. on December 7, 1941, Seaman First Class Donald Stratton was consumed by an inferno. A million pounds of explosives had detonated beneath his battle station aboard the USS Arizona, barely...  more »

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    Call #: B STRATTON

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  • All the gallant men [eAudio] : an American sailor's firsthand account of Pearl Harbor

    All the gallant men : an American sailor's firsthand account of Pearl Harbor2016

    by Donald Stratton

    (3,045)

    Summary: At 8:06 a.m. on December 7, 1941, Seaman First Class Donald Stratton was consumed by an inferno. A million pounds of explosives had detonated beneath his battle station aboard the USS Arizona, barely...  more »

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  • All the gallant men [eBook] : an American sailor's firsthand account of Pearl Harbor

    All the gallant men : an American sailor's firsthand account of Pearl Harbor2016

    by Donald Stratton

    (3,044)

    Summary: At 8:06 a.m. on December 7, 1941, Seaman First Class Donald Stratton was consumed by an inferno. A million pounds of explosives had detonated beneath his battle station aboard the USS Arizona, barely...  more »

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  • Alone on the wall [CD book]

    Alone on the wall2015

    by Alex Honnold (read by David Roberts )

    (8,044)

    Summary: The life and death-defying feats of Alex Honnold, a visionary climber of the sort that comes along only once in a generation. Only a few years ago, Alex Honnold was little known beyond a small circle...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 796.522 HON

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • Aly Raisman

    Aly Raisman2016

    by Grace Hansen

    (5)

    Summary: Kids will be delighted to learn all about this amazing athlete|s achievements. Covers Aly Raisman|s early years, how she got started in gymnastics, and how she earned her six Olympic medals. Colorful...  more »

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    Call #: J B RAISMAN

    Location: Junior Biographies

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  • Aly Raisman : born to tumble

    Aly Raisman : born to tumble2016

    by Miranda Marshak

    (19)

    BOOK

    Call #: J B RAISMAN

    Location: Junior Biographies

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